Sökning: "Urbanization"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 113 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Urbanization.

  1. 1. Rapid Urbanization An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Urban Transition in Developing Countries

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Kyle Farrell; KTH.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; urban transition; rapid urbanization; rapid urban growth; components of urban growth; economic development; developing countries; national urban systems; China; Nigeria; India; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is concerned with the challenges posed by the contemporary urban narrative in developing countries. It is premised on the notion of the urban transition, which posits that as a country develops it undergoes a transformation from a predominantly rural society to a predominantly urban one. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Remote Sensing of Urbanization and Environmental Impacts

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Jan Haas; KTH.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Remote Sensing; Urbanization; Land Use Land Cover LULC ; Environmental Impact; Landscape Metrics; Ecosystem Services; Geodesy and Geoinformatics; Geodesi och geoinformatik;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to establish analytical frameworks to map urban growth patterns with spaceborne remote sensing data and to evaluate environmental impacts through Landscape Metrics and Ecosystem Services. Urbanization patterns at regional scale were evaluated in China's largest urban agglomerations and at metropolitan scale in Shanghai, Stockholm and Beijing using medium resolution optical satellite data. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Analysing synergies between urbanization and sustainable development Developing a draft theory through historical pilot studies

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Carina Weingaertner; KTH.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; urbanization; sustainable development; historical pilot studies; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : Urbanization is an ongoing process all over the globe. People moving from rural to urban areas are the primary cause of urbanization, and history indicates that this movement of people is very hard to influence. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Remote Sensing of Urbanization and Environmental Impacts

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Jan Haas; KTH.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Remote Sensing; Classification; Land Use Land-Cover; Support Vector Machine; Random Forest; Urbanization; Environmental Impact; Landscape Metrics; Ecosystem Services;

    Sammanfattning : The unprecedented growth of urban areas all over the globe is nowadays maybe most apparent in China having undergone rapid urbanization since the late 1970s. The need for new residential, commercial and industrial areas leads to new urban regions challenging sustainable development and the maintenance and creation of a high living standard as well as the preservation of ecological functionality. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Biskop och stad : aspekter av urbanisering och sociala rum i medeltidens Linköping

    Detta är en avhandling från Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Författare :Göran Tagesson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Arkeologi; Archaeology; Medeltidens historia; Medieval history; sacral topography; residential yards; chapter; bishop; urban identity; urbanization; material culture; spatial analyses; Sweden; Middle Ages;

    Sammanfattning : Popular Abstract in Swedish Syftet med avhandlingen är att studera och analysera en historisk epok och dess människor genom deras materiella kultur och hur de sociala relationerna har manifesterats i rummet. Som fokus fungerar den medeltida biskopsstaden Linköping, en plats som skiftat utseende, funktion och betydelse genom olika perioder, men hela tiden med starka ideologiska uttryck. LÄS MER